Planter Inspection Program

Planter Inspection Program

2019 Pre-Season Aftermarket Planter Catalogue

Benefit from a trouble free planting period with accurate emergence.

We have a dedicated Planter Test Stand that allows us to opimise your SeedStar XP row units. A trained Hutcheon and Pearce technician will calibrate your meters on this test stand. Meters are calibrated to a 99.7% accuracy or better!


Planters and metering units:

  • Meters only $75* per unit (parts not included)
  • Row unit only $50* per unit (parts not included)
  • Meter and row unit $100* per unit (parts not included)
  • *Pricing is GST inclusive

Meter checks:

  • Inspect vacuum seal and components
  • Inspect seed disk and components
  • Housings and brushes
  • Double eliminator
  • Bearings, chains and drives
  • Meter calibration using test stand

Row unit checks:

  • Down pressure components
  • Openers and components
  • Seed tubes and components
  • Gauge Wheels and components

Fixed price includes:

  • On-farm inspection
  • Full Inspection check
  • Written report on our findings (if required)

H&P Inspection Guarantee:

If you break down during harvest, our H&P Inspection Guarantee Includes:

  • Priority in-season repair assistance
  • No freight charges on overnight delivery from Melbourne on all required parts
  • No travel charges (includes km and travel labour time) – only pay for the repair labour
  • No afterhours parts or service call out fees
  • H&P Inspection Guarantee only applies if the recommended pre season repairs where completed by us.


  • Inspection must be completed by May 2019
  • Repairs will be completed in a mutually agreed time frame.
  • Parts and labour for recommended repairs not included
  • Customers must have an up to date and current account.
  • All recommended service repairs are completed using genuine John Deere parts.
  • Travel for on-site inspection is included in price (up to 150kms from nearest Hutcheon & Pearce location).
  • #Parts discount only applies to parts fitted by us as part of the repairs recommended under the inspection program.


2019 Pre-Season Aftermarket Planter Inspection Video